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Vijay Avinash Koli, MD, Joins Lexington Medical Center
Posted by: Jennifer Wilson, Public Relations Manager | May 31, 2011
West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Viday Avinash Koli will join the staff of Mid Carolina Internal Medicine, a physician practice that’s part of the hospital network. Dr. Koli begins working at Mid Carolina Internal Medicine on June 1, 2011.
Dr. Koli is board certified in Internal Medicine with an extensive educational background. He received an undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from the College of Charleston and an undergraduate degree in Pharmacy from the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Koli is a graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He has been working as an internist in private practice in West Columbia. Dr. Koli and his family live in Lexington.
Dr. Koli will join Hampton Alford Jr., MD, Edwin Brown, MD, Gwendolyn Galphin, MD and John Lazaro, MD at Mid Carolina Internal Medicine.
Mid Carolina Internal Medicine provides sick, follow up and well visits. Available tests include diabetic testing, Coumadin monitoring, complete blood counts, urinalysis and flu and strep throat testing. The practice can also set up heart monitoring equipment, perform diagnostic cardiac stress tests and initiate breathing treatments for respiratory distress. In addition, clinicians perform in office diagnostic echo cardiovascular tests
The physician practice is located on the Lexington Medical Center campus inside Lexington Medical Park 1, Suite 306, 2728 Sunset Boulevard, West Columbia. The phone number is 803-796-2222.
Lexington Medical Center, in West Columbia, S.C., anchors a county-wide health care network that includes six community medical centers throughout Lexington County and employs a staff of 5,900 health care professionals. The network also includes comprehensive cardiovascular care, an occupational health center, the largest nursing home in the Carolinas and more than 60 physician practices. At its heart is the 414-bed state-of-the-art Lexington Medical Center, with a reputation for the highest quality care. Lexington Medical Center won “Best Hospital” by readers of The State for ten years in a row, “Best Hospital” by readers of the Free Times, "Best Place to Have a Baby" by readers of Palmetto Parent, the "Consumer Choice Award" from the National Research Corporation and the prestigious “Summit Award” from Press Ganey for outstanding patient satisfaction.